The Herald of Everett, Washington
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up  Green editions icon Green editions

Calendar


Weekend to-do list
HeraldNet Newsletter Delivered to your inbox each week.


Published: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 12:01 a.m.

Muppets join Lady Gaga for holidays

  • Lady Gaga and the Muppets get ready for their special.

    ABC / Rick Rowell

    Lady Gaga and the Muppets get ready for their special.

This is Part 2 of the roundup of holiday specials coming up on TV. Part 1, on Wednesday's TV page, listed the movies and TV classics.

By Diane Werts
Newsday
All kinds of TV episodes celebrate Christmas in all sorts of ways: a fantasy-football Hanukkah, a duck-call Christmas, a newly colorized Lucy and Ricky Ricardo.
And that's just on this season's linear television channels.
Turn to cable on-demand, DVD or online video, and you've got hundreds of celebratory options, anytime you want to watch.
Here are the music specials and TV episodes geared toward the holidays.
Music
Tonight: "Lady Gaga & the Muppets Holiday Spectacular" (Elton John, RuPaul), 9:30 to 11 p.m., ABC.
Monday: "CMA Country Christmas," 9 p.m., ABC.
Wednesday: "Christmas in Rockefeller Center," 8 p.m., NBC.
Dec. 11: "Kelly Clarkson Christmas Special," 10 p.m., NBC.
Dec. 18: "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball" (Miley Cyrus, Pitbull, Fall Out Boy), 8 p.m., CW/11; "Michael Buble Christmas Special," 10 p.m., NBC.
Dec. 20: "Christmas in Washington," 8 p.m., TNT.
New TV episodes
Dec. 9 to 23: "The Great Christmas Light Fight," 9 p.m., ABC.
Dec. 11: "Melissa & Joey" (8 p.m.) and "Baby Daddy" (8:30 p.m.), ABC Family.
Dec. 11: "Duck Dynasty," 10 p.m., A&E
Encore episodes
Wednesday: "Saturday Night Live" Christmas, 10 p.m., NBC.
Dec. 20: "I Love Lucy" colorized, 8 p.m., CBS.
Dec. 24: "Father Knows Best" kicks off two days of various round-the-clock vintage holiday episodes, Antenna TV.
Dec. 25: "The Twilight Zone," 8 and 8:30 a.m., Syfy.
Story tags » Television

Related

Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus
digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.

loading...